Docuchem was established in 2006. The company started a peptide consultancy in agreement with Hemmo Pharmaceuticals. The consultancy activity was focused on assisting companies in India and China to comply with GMP standards for manufacturing of active ingredients and pharmaceutical ingredients.
In 2008 Docuchem joined hands with SVS 50% JV in Spain.
Also in 2008 is created SVS Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. in India.
SVS is sold to Telstar and Docuchem recovers 100% in 2010.
Docuchem joined hands with Hemmo Pharmaceuicals in 50% JV in late 2010 also for Private Testing Laboratory (PTL) business. Such PTL will act under the brand Docuchem and will be managed by Docuchem and Hemmo Pharmaceuticals. Docuchem will take care of sales, promotion, quality and documentation.
In 2011 a laboratory in Spain is acquired.
Two years later, in 2013, Docuchem has two employees and acquires a UPLC.
In 2016 a sufficient critical mass is achieved, the company has 13 employees and two new HPLC are added.
EU-GMP certification status is achieved in 2017.
Docuchem had expanded and acquired new equipment such as: two UHPLC systems, a GC, a dissolution tester and an UV spectrometer.
On November 2018, Docuchem obtained the renewal of its EU-GMP certificate after an inspection of the team of the Generalitat de Catalunya.
In 2019 Docuchem invested on advanced techniques in mass spectrometry for the analysis of residues in API and drug products (Nitrosamines, Aflatoxins, Genotoxical impurities…). At the end of this year, Docuchem has 16 employees.
Nowadays, Docuchem has specialized in 6 different sectors:
- Medical Devices
- Food Ingredients
- Peptides and proteins
Mission and vision
Ultimate goal of Docuchem is to improve people’s quality of life through its participation in the top edge of pharma innovation.
Docuchem’s vision is to consolidate itself as a leader in its influence area thanks to the quality and the excellence of its services.
It is for these reasons that Docuchem has obtained the GMP certificate from the AEMPS.
Docuchem is formed by a highly qualified team of professionals, who have been key to the great development and growth of the company in recent years.
Docuchem has 16 employees, a Qualified Person (who works as Quality Assurance Manager), a Deputy Qualified Person and a Quality Control Manager. All of them directed by PhD Jordi Bacardit who has huge professional experience in this sector.
Dr. Jordi Bacardit
Dr. Jordi Bacardit (Igualada, 1970) holds a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Barcelona. His experience in the Pharmaceutical, API and Cosmeceutical business allows Dr. Bacardit to have a global view of the whole supply, manufacturing and marketing chain in those sectors.That, together with a strong will to meet customers’ requirements make Dr. Bacardit a valuable project leader. An effortless professional that takes customers will as a must to comply and delivers on time solutions to customers’ demands always with a smile.
Dra. M.Carmen Anda
Quality Control Manager
Holds a Ph.D. in Inorganic / Analytical Chemistry from the University of Girona. Her experience in analytical chemistry and her meticulous and rigurous approach to projects make her extremely valuable as a project manager. With unusual commitment and effortless work, Dra. Anda follows up projects to completion and to customer satisfaction.
Technical Director and Quality Assurance Manager
Qualified Person. She holds a Pharmacy degree and a Industrial Pharmacy master’s degree; she has more than 10 years experience.
Project Manager Director and Substitute Technical director
Graduated in Pharmaceuticals and has a Master’s degree in investigation, development and control of drug products. She has more than 10 years of professional experience in the sector.
Our equipment are qualified following the good manufacturing rules and with the preventive maintenance and calibration perfomed always on time.
Docuchem laboratories and offices are placed at the Parc Científic i Tecnològic of the Universitat de Girona. We have an office of Administration, Technical Management, Quality Control and Quality Assurance.
Giroempren building, A.105 office, C/Pic de Peguera, 11. 17003 (Girona, Spain).